2017 Engineering World Health Symposium
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2017 Engineering World Health Symposium

2017 Engineering World Health Symposium

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University of Toronto

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15 King's College Circle

Toronto, ON M5S 3H7

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Poster submission & registration by January 16th!

The annual EWH Symposium aims to expose the UofT community to current global health initiatives. This year, speakers will share inspiring stories of how ideas emerged and strategies to maximize impact of new technologies in the future. The symposium spans a full day of lectures, panel discussions, workshops, networking opportunities, and a poster session. For more details on the plenary talks, speakers, and workshops, visit our website!

Participants can register for each individual session, so please join us even if you can’t commit to the full day event!

This year, our speaker lineup includes:

Plenary Session–Origins (09:30-11:30):

Jerry Ennett
Founder, Taurus 3D, Technical Director, Medical Makers, & Project Manager, 3D4MD

Stephanie Gora
PhD candidate, Drinking Water Research Group, University of Toronto

Calvin Reider
Mech 1T9, Dept. Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto

Concurrent Workshop 1–Origins (13:15-14:45):
"What's Your Problem?!–Tackling challenges in complex healthcare systems"

Jessica Fan
Consultant, Reos Partners & Co-founder, Journey CX

Concurrent Workshop 2–Opportunities (13:15-14:45):
"Designing a better healthcare experience: a quick intro"

Hadi Salah
Co-founder, Hacking Health &
Manager, Health Ecosystem Partnerships, MaRS

Lily Lo
Senior Associate, MaRS EXCITE

Plenary Session–Opportunities (15:15-17:15):

Dr. Emily Titus
Director, Technology Development, Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Keith Pardee
Assistant Professor, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto

Dr. Axel Guenther
Associate Professor, Dept. Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Inst. of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto

Want to know more about Symposium? Check out our blog post from last year!

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